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Sounds ridiculous, but its not like they are admitting fraud.
A Primer on Iran's Presidential Election System -- ACE Electoral Knowledge Network
In Iran, there is no voter registration or roll. Iranians can vote anywhere as long as they present their national identification book, or Shenasnameh.
by generic on Sun Jun 21st, 2009 at 07:39:28 PM EST
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Fair point, but still very funny.

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Sun Jun 21st, 2009 at 07:45:29 PM EST
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So they could organize caravans of buses from poling place to poling place and there would be no way to detect this ex post facto?

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Mon Jun 22nd, 2009 at 05:23:13 PM EST
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I presume they mark the book in some way to show that you voted. So you would need to at least pretend to have lost your book and get a spare. This seems a lot of effort to go to when you can just make up the results any way you want.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Mon Jun 22nd, 2009 at 05:28:33 PM EST
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My understanding is that fingers of voters were inked to avoid duplicate voting...

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by linca (antonin POINT lucas AROBASE gmail.com) on Mon Jun 22nd, 2009 at 06:51:20 PM EST
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